One of my most prized possessions growing up was a large, hardcover book titled “The Way Things Work.” It was filled with full color diagrams and easy-to-understand explanations on how everything from levers to lasers and windmills to waffle irons worked. I was never one who could simply accept, for example, that a toaster toasts […]
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Blame Drew Stubbs and Dexter Fowler. Pouring out a pair of fantasy football posts today was the plan, then Stubbs and Fowler go nuts, let alone all the other big news. There’s so much news, there’s not much room for an intro, so let’s get right to the good stuff:
As much as Chinstrap Ninjas love prospects coming out of nowhere and career years, baseball is a predictable animal. There are many, many certainties in baseball and fantasy baseball, chief among them: Victor Martinez will get hurt, Chone Figgins will steal a base (or 20) and Erik Bedard will be rehabbing somewhere. Let’s discuss more […]
If you wanted something a little more exciting than a plain, ol’ update, blame Alex Burnett. The Twins reliever hit Troy Tulowitzki, breaking his wrist, on Friday. We’ve got more on Tulowitzki and some of the other stuff going on around fantasy baseball on Friday, so let’s get to it.
Outfielders up to our ears in today’s waiver report, but it’s nice to see some new names, like Austin Kearns, Will Venable and Tyler Colvin, emerging as fantasy options. We’ve also got a couple pitching options, including one that is a must-own, a couple veterans and some youth to round out the trifecta. Five pitchers […]
So this is David Price? This is the kind of player I want on my team. Price struck out nine in a complete game shutout Sunday. He only allowed five baserunners (four hits) and has a 2.20 ERA and a 1.05 WHIP.
Ian Kinsler‘s ankle has gotten Tiger Woodsian publicity here at Chinstrap Ninjas in recent weeks. For good reason, too. Kinsler was one of the most sought after players in drafts and Auctions this preseason, but he’s not even close to a rehab assignment yet. He got an injection in his ankle and will start a […]